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Ateneo puts clamps on San Beda to claim back-to-back PCCL crowns

Mar 08, 2020 - 6:37 PM

The Ateneo Blue Eagles limit the San Beda Red Lions to a measly 5 points in the final quarter to capture the PCCL championship

CLUTCH. SJ Belangel delivers when it matters most. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

San Beda punches PCCL finals ticket after surviving gutsy UP

Mar 07, 2020 - 6:32 PM

Calvin Oftana and San Beda set up a PCCL finals date with Ateneo

CLOSE BUT NO CIGAR. Ricci Rivero and UP fall short against San Beda. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Ruthless Ateneo crushes UV to reach PCCL finals

Mar 07, 2020 - 4:59 PM

Reigning three-time UAAP champion Ateneo proves head and shoulder above the competition with a masterful fourth-quarter showing against UV

CLUTCH. Tyler Tio provides the endgame hits for Ateneo. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Ateneo claims PCCL national title with UV rout

Jan 28, 2019 - 6:35 PM

With players arriving late from their classes, the Blue Eagles bank on Isaac Go to lift the championship

KINGS OF COURT. After winning a second straight UAAP crown, Ateneo Blue Eagles rule the Philippine Collegiate Champions League. Photo by JR Isaga/Rappler

PCCL: Reloaded Ateneo survives San Beda, sets UV nat'l finals

Jan 26, 2019 - 5:15 PM

Angelo Kouame and Thirdy Ravena star as the Blue Eagles earn the best collegiate team tag in Metro Manila

FLYING HIGH. Angelo Kouame and the Blue Eagles soar past the Red Lions to rule the PCCL semis series, 2-1. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Isaac Go praises Ateneo bench in San Beda stunner

Jan 25, 2019 - 11:40 AM

Despite fielding only 5 players at the start of the game, the Blue Eagles force a winner-take-all against the Red Lions in the PCCL semis

Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

PCCL: Go erupts for 28 as Ateneo forces do-or-die vs San Beda

Jan 24, 2019 - 6:23 PM

A hot-shooting Isaac Go shows up as the Blue Eagles level the PCCL semis series versus the Red Lions

SIZZLING. Big man Isaac Go knocks in 4 of his 7 three-pointers in the final quarter to power the Blue Eagles. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Nieto twins late to San Beda clash due to class

Jan 21, 2019 - 8:50 PM

Matt and Mike Nieto, together with Tyler Tio and Jolo Mendoza, arrive late to the game against San Beda since they had to attend class

STUDENTS FIRST. Matt Nieto squeezes in time to show up for the game midway in the third quarter. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

San Beda bests Ateneo in Game 1 of PCCL semis

Jan 21, 2019 - 6:51 PM

The San Beda Red Lions need only one win to set up a finals date with the University of Visayas Green Lancers

TOP DOG. Donald Tankoua leads the way as San Beda inches closer to the PCCL finals. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

SCHEDULE: Ateneo, San Beda face off in PCCL

Dec 23, 2018 - 11:20 PM

The two top-tier teams will clash for the PCCL title in a best-of-three series starting on January 21, 2019

BATTLE OF CHAMPIONS. Ateneo's Thirdy Ravena powers past San Beda's Ranbill Tongco in the 2018 Filoil Finals. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

PCCL: New format gives provincial teams exposure

Nov 27, 2018 - 9:33 PM

Provincial teams will now have a chance to finish higher than 3rd place in the Philippine Collegiate Champions League

NATIONALS. Joey Guillermo and Reynaldo Gamboa announce the new format of the Philippine Collegiate Champions League competitions. Photo by Beatrice Go/Rappler

University of the Visayas earns spot in PCCL Elite 8

Dec 11, 2015 - 3:31 PM

UV s entrance to the Elite 8 means there will be two teams coming from Cebu who will vie for this year s National Collegiate Championship title

NATIONAL LEVEL. The UV Green Lancers will join 2015 CESAFI champions USC in the PCCL Elite 8. Contributed photo

San Beda sweeps La Salle for first ever PCCL title

Dec 01, 2014 - 7:17 PM

San Beda s victory over La Salle last year s PCCL champion gives the school its first ever PCCL championship

COLLEGIATE CHAMPIONS. The San Beda Red Lions add another title under their name after bagging the PCCL crown. Photo by Mark Cristino/Rappler

San Beda holds off DLSU to take 1-0 PCCL Finals lead

Nov 27, 2014 - 6:53 PM

The NCAA champions San Beda held off the UAAP s DLSU to take Game 1 of the PCCL Finals

ROARING LIONS. Baser Amer and San Beda took game 1 against DLSU. File photo by Josh Albelda

PCCL: UV takes down Arellano, NU bounces back

Nov 17, 2014 - 1:58 PM

The University of Visayas Lancers down the Arellao Chiefs while National University overcomes Southwestern University

Alfred Aroga and National University rebounded from their loss to UV. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

La Salle escapes SWU in PCCL Elite Eight opener

Nov 13, 2014 - 10:39 PM

Jeron Teng leads La Salle with 11 points while Thomas Torres and Prince Rivero add 9 each

Jeron Teng. File photo

PCCL 2014 Elite Eight round begins

Nov 12, 2014 - 4:59 PM

On Thursday November 13 the Philippine Collegiate Champions League begins its Elite Eight round

The best is yet to come for champion La Salle

Dec 18, 2013 - 1:28 PM

Despite coming away with the UAAP and PCCL titles this year Green Archers Juno Sauler believes his squad is capable of doing more

DLSU UAAP Championship file photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

La Salle sweeps Southwestern U to clinch PCCL crown

Dec 17, 2013 - 6:13 PM

La Salle s Jeron Teng is tournament MVP while head coach Juno Sauler is named Best Coach of the PCCL

Cebu's SWU barges into first PCCL Finals appearance

Dec 12, 2013 - 5:29 PM

The Southwestern University Cobras are only the second Visayas based university to enter the PCCL Finals

MILESTONE. The SWU Cobras hit a milestone as the second Visayan school to reach the PCCL Finals. Photo by Jane Bracher/Rappler

Tamaraws dethrone UST to enter PCCL semis

Dec 03, 2013 - 10:43 PM

The FEU Tamaraws dethrone UST as they barge into the semifinals with a 71 68 win over the Growling Tigers

File Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

PCCL: UST torches Letran, moves one win away from semis

Dec 02, 2013 - 5:40 PM

Kevin Ferrer and Clark Bautista catch fire in the 4th quarter to give UST a 77 60 win over Letran in the PCCL

WAXING HOT. Kevin Ferrer exploded for 13 fourth quarter points on 3 three-pointers vs Letran. File Photo by Rappler/Josh Albelda.

PCCL: Tamaraws use second half surge to rout NU

Dec 02, 2013 - 3:52 PM

Anthony Hargrove scores 28 points on 13 of 15 shooting and grabs 13 rebounds with 2 blocks to lead FEU over NU

NO ROMEO, NO PROBLEM. Anthony Hargrove (right) scored 28 points to lead FEU over NU. Photos by Mark Marcaida/Rappler